On March 23, TEI sent a letter to the Canadian Minister of Finance urging
the government to abandon proposed legislation affecting foreign investment entities.
In late February, the Coalition Against Religious Discrimination, which includes some three dozen organizations, also sent a letter to representatives urging
them "to protect workers against religious discrimination in federally funded training programs.
In a move to create an international network to support rights for Baha'is, the Congressional Human Rights Caucus recently wrote to more than 200 members of parliaments in 15 countries, urging
action to help Iranian Baha'is.
The moderator of the third Bush-Kerry debate in Tempe, Arizona, CBS News personality Bob Schieffer, observed that he had received countless e-mails urging
him to raise the issue of immigration.
I am urging
pastors and church leaders to prayerfully consider attending this essential conference on the rights of pastors and churches.
The Sherman Oaks Homeowners Association and the Homeowners of Encino are passing out 4,000 refrigerator magnets listing the Mayor's Office telephone number and urging
members to call Hahn's office - rather than an airport hotline - when noisy jets or helicopters fly overhead.
NAHB is urging
President Clinton to convene a national housing summit to address the question of rapidly accelerating lumber prices.
today announced that, on September 22, 2006, it filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a preliminary Consent Revocation Statement urging
stockholders to support the Company's successful strategy of building long-term value for all stockholders and to reject the efforts of dissident stockholder BlueLine Partners, L.
Boyle sent a letter to Representative William Thomas, Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, and Senator Charles Grassley, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, urging
that several of the revenue offset provisions in S.
The Presidential Public Financing Reform Project of which the LWV is a partner, is urging
all candidates for election to the U.
On July 28, Americans United swung into action again and filed another complaint with the IRS charging that Falwell was effectively urging
other churches to flout federal tax law.
District Attorney Steve Cooley also has been urging
prompt approval of the agreement because of the higher demands for DNA test results in criminal cases.
Socolow, Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, contacted the USW at the urging
of Governor Jon Corzine and requested that the union not initiate a 10-day strike notice to the hospital until the Governor's staff has had an opportunity to contact hospital administration to urge them to return to the bargaining table.
In February, the LWVUS Lobby Corps visited Senate offices urging
Senators to cosponsor the Security and Freedom Ensured (SAFE) Acts (S.
On March 11, TEI sent another letter to the Department of Finance, urging
the Government to introduce legislation repealing the Term Preferred Share (TPS) provisions of the Canadian Income Tax Act because those rules significantly restrict the design of Canadian equity instruments and reduce the depth and vibrancy of Canada's capital markets.